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Hofdatun

Certificate of Excellence 2014
  • A great combination of beautiful vacation house and animals and nature
    A great combination of beautiful vacation house and animals and nature
    A great combination of beautiful vacation house and animals and nature
    Everyone love horseriding, specially the children
    Exelent master bedroom, king size bed and walk in closet. View to where the horses stay
    This beautiful bedroom is well furnished, there is one single bed and garden view
    Large bedroom with garden view and to single beds, ideal for teanangers
    Property description
    Arborg
    |
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
    The house comes with 8 akers of land. It only takes 15 min. to drive to nearest town, Selfoss and 50 min. to Reykjavík or Thingvalla. Then its ideal to take the Golden Cirkel tour and drive to Gullfoss and Geysir. We assure you that this place is wonderfull in all seasons. All bedsheets and towels are provided

    In Iceland it's illegal to rent out house/apartment to visitors without having necessary licenses. This is to ensure the safety of tourists and to make sure they receive what they are paying for. The Health Authority, Fire Department, Sheriff and Building Supervisor have to give consent so house/apartment get license.

    We at Hofdatun are pleased to say that we have permission from those parties and are fully licensed vacancy house. Certificates are at display for our guests ve...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Hot Tub
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Included in the rent is: Bedsheets and towels, also hand soap and washing powder for dish washer and washing machine, in the kitchen you have salt and pepper and during harvesting season you have fresh herbs and salad in the garden. Football and toys for children are provided

    On New Year´s Eve its tradition in Iceland to light a Elf Bunfire who has to burn the whole night. Icelanders believe that on New Year´s Eve Elf´s move from place to place, this fires are keept burning the whole night to help them to find theyr way and also to welcome them to live at your place.

    At Hofdatun we honor this old tradition and on the picture side you can see picture of the Elf Bonfire we had last New Year´s Eve. It´s simply magical to stand next to the fire, with a little imagination you can feel the E...
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    Listing #HL154145 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Reykjavik: 46.6 mi
    Ferry: Thorlakshofn: 24.9 mi
    * Cheap flights available from Icelandexpress.com ore Icelandair.com.
    * Car hire available from carrentalss.com ore hertz.is for example.
    * Local buses run regularly between Keflavik - Reykjavik -Selfoss, the view on the way is spectacular!
    * At Selfoss there are always local taxis available to drive you to the house - fare should be no more than 30
    euros.
    * Detail directions will be sent upon confirmation of booking.
    * For any further information please contact us or go to our wabpage.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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jamie194
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

The cottage was spacious yet cosy, modern, clean and very well-kept. It is clear that the owner takes great pride in creating a welcoming ambiance for guests as the house was cheerfully decorated with lights for the festive season. It was great for the children to have the horses and chickens close by and great for us to have freshly... more

kalinbas
Bern, Switzerland
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We had a really wonderful icelandic christmas with my family (9 persons) at Thorey's place. She is such a warm and welcoming hostess, we can only recommend you to go to her place. Even with the sometimes difficult road conditions in winter we could visit many places all around south-iceland and we had the chance to see the most beautiful... more

493Patric...
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

We received a very warm welcome by Throey into a perfect holiday house. The kitchen was excellent and supplied with the basics that you needed (salt pepper tea and coffee). There was plenty to do in the nearby surroundings and it was very comfortable to stay at the farm too. We are hoping to return! more

Management response:

Thank you Patricia and friends, I look forward to see you again :) more

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Listed since : Dec 2011
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